Rapper Dog Names: Drop a Bone For These Name Ideas!

Names By Meg Marrs 1 min read March 18, 2021 2 Comments

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Is your dog too hip for the dog bark? Does he drop rhymes between bites of kibble? Die-hard rap fans doubtlessly want a rap-inspired title for their pooch.

Check out this list of rap dog name ideas – and make sure to share any of your own name ideas in the comments!

Rapper Dog Names

These dog names are inspired by real rappers – we think these make for some pretty cool famous dog names!

  • 2Chainz
  • 50 Cent
  • Akon
  • Biggy
  • Bow Wow
  • Busta
  • CeeLo
  • Chance (Chance the Rapper)
  • Dr. Dre
  • Eazy-E
  • Eminem
  • Flo Rida
  • Flash (Grandmaster Flash)
  • Flavor (aka Flavor Flav of Public Enemy)
  • Furious
  • Gambino (Childish Gambino)
  • Ghostface
  • Griff (aka Professor Griff, member of Public Enemy)
  • Herc (aka Kool Herc)
  • Ice Cube
  • Jay-z
  • Kanya
  • Lil’ Uzi
  • Lil’ Wayne
  • Method
  • Mix-A-Lot (or how about Sir Barks-A-Lot?)
  • Neyo
  • Nicki Minaj
  • Notorious B.I.G. / Notorious D.O.G.
  • Outkast
  • PaRappa the Rappa (rapping video game dog)
  • Puff (Puff Daddy)
  • Quavo
  • Quest (A Tribe Called Quest)
  • Rakim
  • Runner (After Run-DMC)
  • Shaggy
  • Slick Rick
  • Snoop Dogg
  • Smalls (aka Biggy Smalls)
  • Tupac
  • Vanilla Ice
  • Wu-Tang
  • Young Thug
  • Yella (member of N.W.A)

Rap Slang & Music Inspired Dog Names

  • Bootleg
  • Beats
  • Buster (someone who talks trash)
  • Decks (aka turntables)
  • Dime (cute girl)
  • Drop (when music drops in or out of a song)
  • Flex (aka showing off)
  • Hook (the catchy section of a song)
  • Lab (aka recording studio)
  • OG (Original Gangster)
  • Remix
  • Scratch (the sound a record makes when moved)

Do you have any other ideas for awesome rapper dog names? Share your ideas in the comments!

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Meg Marrs

Meg Marrs is the Founder and Director of Marketing at K9 of Mine. She is a lifelong canine enthusiast and adores dogs of all shapes and sizes! She loves iced coffee, hammocks, and puppy-cuddling!


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It’s Childish Gambino, and not Bambino. You had one job lol

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Oops –haha! Thanks for pointing that out!


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